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Agronomy & crop production books

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Pest Management in Organic Farming by Vincezo Vacante Pest Management in Organic Farming

This book details the various methods of control applied in organic farming for the major horticultural and agronomic crops, and includes summary tables of the technical means allowed by international regulations.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

Identification and Control of Common Weeds: Volume 3 by Zhenghao Xu, Yongliang Lu Identification and Control of Common Weeds: Volume 3
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This book introduces readers to nearly 600 common weeds. The Volume 3 mainly focuses on 252 Species of Dicotyledonous and Monocotyledonous Weeds along with 2 Species of Liverworts and Mosses. With the development of society and economics, weeds have become...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/11/2017

The Potato Genome by Swarup Kumar Chakrabarti The Potato Genome

This book describes the historical importance of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.),potato genetic resources and stocks (including S. tuberosum group Phureja DM1-3 516 R44, a unique doubled monoploid homozygous line) used for potato genome sequencing. It also discusses strategies and tools...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/11/2017

Breeding Insect Resistant Crops for Sustainable Agriculture by Ramesh Arora Breeding Insect Resistant Crops for Sustainable Agriculture

This book reviews and synthesizes the recent advances in exploiting host plant resistance to insects, highlighting the role of molecular techniques in breeding insect resistant crops.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/11/2017

Forages, Volume 1 An Introduction to Grassland Agriculture by Michael Collins Forages, Volume 1 An Introduction to Grassland Agriculture

Forages, Volume I, Seventh Edition is the most comprehensive text available for teachers of undergraduate Forages courses.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

Crop Improvement Sustainability Through Leading-Edge Technology by Siti Nor Akmar Abdullah Crop Improvement Sustainability Through Leading-Edge Technology

The book covers the latest development in the biosciences field covering key topics in crop improvement including `omic approaches to improving sustainable crop production, advancement in marker technology, strategies in genetic manipulation, crop quality and sustainability and plant microbe interaction...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Peanut Agriculture and Production Technology Integrated Nutrient Management by Arvind Kumar, Anoop Kumar Peanut Agriculture and Production Technology Integrated Nutrient Management
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Peanut Agriculture and Production Technology: Integrated Nutrient Management focuses on agricultural techniques and integrated nutrient management of peanuts (Arachis hypogaea L.). Peanuts are the second most important oil crop of India, occupying 5.7 million hectares, with an average production of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/10/2017

Working with Dynamic Crop Models Methods, Tools and Examples for Agriculture and Environment by Daniel (Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique INRA, UMR INRA/INP, Toulouse, France) Wallach, David (Institut  Makowski Working with Dynamic Crop Models Methods, Tools and Examples for Agriculture and Environment
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This second edition of Working with Dynamic Crop Models is meant for self-learning by researchers or for use in graduate level courses devoted to methods for working with dynamic models in crop, agricultural, and related sciences. Each chapter focuses on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance Volume 1-Biological Techniques by Parvaiz (University of Kashmir, India) Ahmad Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance Volume 1-Biological Techniques
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Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance: Volume 1 - Biological Techniques presents the latest technologies used by scientists for improvement the crop production and explores the various roles of these technologies for the enhancement of crop productivity and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

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Water Scarcity and Sustainable Agriculture in Semiarid Environment Tools, Strategies, and Challenges for Woody Crops by Ivan Francisco (IFAPA Centro  Las Torres-Tomejil  Ctra.) Garcia-Tejero Water Scarcity and Sustainable Agriculture in Semiarid Environment Tools, Strategies, and Challenges for Woody Crops

Water Scarcity and Sustainable Agriculture in Semiarid Environment: Tools, Strategies and Challenges for Woody Crops explores the complex relationship between water scarcity and climate change, agricultural water-use efficiency, crop-water stress management and modeling water scarcity in woody crops. Understanding these...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

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Automation in Tree Fruit Production Principles and Practice by Qin (Washington State University, USA) Zhang Automation in Tree Fruit Production Principles and Practice
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It covers topics such as automated tree fruit production systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

Phytonutritional Improvement of Crops by Noureddine Benkeblia Phytonutritional Improvement of Crops

An in-depth treatment of cutting-edge work being done internationally to develop new techniques in crop nutritional quality improvement Phytonutritional Improvement of Crops explores recent advances in biotechnological methods for the nutritional enrichment of food crops.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2017

Light Emitting Diodes for Agriculture Smart Lighting by S. Dutta Gupta Light Emitting Diodes for Agriculture Smart Lighting

This book presents a comprehensive treatise on the advances in the use of light-emitting diodes (LEDs) for sustainable crop production and describes the latest photomorphogenesis research findings.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

The Common Bean Genome by Marcelino Perez de la Vega The Common Bean Genome

This book provides insights into the genetics and the latest advances in genomics research on the common bean, offering a timely overview of topics that are pertinent for future developments in legume genomics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Biotechnology to Enhance Sugarcane Productivity and Stress Tolerance by Kalpana Sengar Biotechnology to Enhance Sugarcane Productivity and Stress Tolerance

Sugarcane is the most important plant source for sugar and alcohol production cultivated in more than 80 countries in tropical and subtropical areas. However; environmental factors negatively influence yield and jeopardize meeting the increasing demand for bioethanol. The development of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2017

Improving the Profitability, Sustainability and Efficiency of Nutrients Through Site Specific Fertilizers Recommendations in West Africa Agro-Ecosystems Volume 1 by Andre Bationo Improving the Profitability, Sustainability and Efficiency of Nutrients Through Site Specific Fertilizers Recommendations in West Africa Agro-Ecosystems Volume 1

As part of its efforts to improve fertilizer use and efficiency in West Africa, and following the recent adoption of the West African fertilizer recommendation action plan (RAP) by ECOWAS, this volume focuses on IFDC's technical lead with key partner...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/09/2017

Advances in Agronomy by Donald L. (S. Hallock du Pont Chair in Soil and Environmental Chemistry and Director, Delaware Environmental Institute, Sparks Advances in Agronomy
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Advances in Agronomy, Volume 146 is the latest in a series that continues to be recognized as a leading reference for the latest research in agronomy. Updated chapters in this new release include the Significance and Role of Si in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/09/2017

Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms Technology and Applications by Diego Cunha Zied Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms Technology and Applications

Comprehensive and timely, Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms: Technology and Applications provides the most up to date information on the various edible mushrooms on the market.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Handbook of Mango Fruit Production, Postharvest Science, Processing Technology and Nutrition by Muhammad Siddiq Handbook of Mango Fruit Production, Postharvest Science, Processing Technology and Nutrition

Written by noted experts in the field, Handbook of Mango Fruit: Production, Postharvest Science, Processing Technology and Nutrition offers a comprehensive resource regarding the production, trade, and consumption of this popular tropical fruit.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Advances in Agronomy by Donald L. (S. Hallock du Pont Chair in Soil and Environmental Chemistry and Director, Delaware Environmental Institute, Sparks Advances in Agronomy
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Advances in Agronomy, Volume 145, the latest in a series that is recognized as a leading reference and first-rate source for the latest research in agronomy presents new chapters that focus on A Chinese Model for the Planet, Allelopathic Potential...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/07/2017

Soybean Breeding by Aluizio Borem Soybean Breeding

This book was written by soybean experts to cluster in a single publication the most relevant and modern topics in soybean breeding. It is geared mainly to students and soybean breeders around the world. It is unique since it presents...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/06/2017

The Future Rice Strategy for India by Samrendu Mohanthy, P. G. Chengappa, Dr. Mruthunjaya The Future Rice Strategy for India
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The Future Rice Strategy for India presents forward-looking insights toward achieving sustainable development of the rice sector, ensuring future food and nutritional security. As a staple food for many in India, including the economically disadvantaged, there are many concerns that...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2017

The Future Rice Strategy for India by Samarendu Mohanty The Future Rice Strategy for India

The Future Rice Strategy for India presents forward-looking insights toward achieving sustainable development of the rice sector, ensuring future food and nutritional security. As a staple food for many in India, including the economically disadvantaged, there are many concerns that...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/06/2017

Lychee Disease Management by Manoj Kumar Lychee Disease Management

This book offers a comprehensive compilation of biotic and abiotic factors that affect lychee production and commercialization. It addresses disease management for a range of causal agents, including the leaf mite (Acerya litchi Keifer), leaf miner (Conopomorpha cramerella), fruit borers...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/06/2017

Advances in Agronomy by Donald L. (S. Hallock du Pont Chair in Soil and Environmental Chemistry and Director, Delaware Environmental Institute, Sparks Advances in Agronomy
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Advances in Agronomy, Volume 144, the newest release in a serial that continues to be recognized as a leading reference and first-rate source for the latest research in agronomy presents new information on the following topics: An Important Tool with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/05/2017

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